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Published: 28 July 2011

768 Pages | 28 black and white line drawings


ISBN: 9780199584673

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Oxford Handbook of Midwifery

Second Edition

Edited by Janet Medforth, Sue Battersby, Maggie Evans, Beverley Marsh, and Angela Walker

Oxford Handbooks in Nursing

  • Fully revised and updated, with the most up-to-date guidelines, references and resources
  • Concise and logical approach to midwifery practice in all its varied settings
  • Includes information rarely covered in standard midwifery texts

New to this Edition:

  • Fully revised and updated, reflecting the latest guidelines, protocols and clinical information
  • New sections on the impact of obesity in pregnancy, expectant and new fathers, and breast feeding and diabetes.
  • Includes brand new chapter on sexual health
  • Latest contraception advice and new information on Nuvaring contraception

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